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Bow for hunting sea otters  (Hunting/Fishing/Warfare)  "1760-1830"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1760-1830

Materials:

Yew, feather/feathers, animal hair, animal gut/intestines

Techniques:

Carved, wrapped

Dimensions:

107.5 x 4.5 x 2 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, North America, Northwest Coast, Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka), Southern Northwest Coast

State:

British Columbia

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from W.O. Oldman (1879-1949, did business as "W.O. Oldman, Ethnographical Specimens, London") in London in 1914.

Source ID:

NMAI_36885

Catalog Number:

3/4824

Album Name:

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